Tips for Parents Navigating Online Schooling
For parents and guardians of children whose schools have been closed in efforts to slow the spread of COVID-19, it may seem as though overnight they have now become responsible for helping to home school their children. Amid many other changes – including those changes to their own careers – helping students navigate their online schooling can seem overwhelming. However, Apex Leadership Co offers some tips for parents and caregivers during this time.
Talking to Kids about COVID-19
The country has made some major adjustments over just the past week alone in an effort to flatten the curve and reduce the spread of COVID-19. While this has impacted so many families, businesses and entire industries in seemingly a matter of hours, it has also turned many students’ school breaks into a period of social distancing and an unknown end date to school closures.
All these changes can be very unsettling and downright scary to grown adults, let alone chRead More
How to Keep Kids Active During School Break
While kids are home from school for spring break — or an extended break due to recent nationwide safety mandates — it’s easy to spend a day caught up in video games, Netflix binges or simply Facetiming with friends in lieu of hangouts. However, while students are not in school, they still can benefit from some structure to keep their bodies — and their minds — active! Apex Leadership Company offers the following tips to help kids stay active while they Read More
The Apex Leadership Company is pleased to announce further growth with a new franchise in New Jersey and would like to officially welcome Anna Marie Fisher, franchisee and area director for the new branch!
Formerly in the medical industry for more than 30 years and covering hospitals throughout New Jersey, Fisher is a self-admitted “people pleaser” who was seeking a way to feel more fulfilled and valued in her career. She says, “I have been looking for a way to make more of a positive impact Read More
Elementary school and youth group fundraising has remained largely the same over the years. Selling everything from candles to chocolate bars door to door was the norm. But with social media and technology, Apex Leadership Company wants to change the way elementary schools and youth groups raise money by providing custom fundraising solutions that are both safe for students and also offer maximum fundraising reach.
Admittedly, parents, teachers (and probably neighbors) have dreaded those fundraisRead More
On Monday, February 17 Apex Leadership Co. celebrates “National Random Act of Kindness Day.” The holiday has continued to see gains in popularity as society embraces kindness and how people can spread it to make the world a better place! The Apex Leadership Co. believes in teaching students of every age the importance of kindness — and the difference just a little kindness can make in someone’s life. Here, the company shares some ways to spread kindness in any community this February 17!
Why not Read More
Making the Most of Elementary School Fundraising
There are so many different types of fundraisers — from cookie dough to wrapping paper sales. However, when it comes to elementary school fundraising, the Apex Leadership Co. has taken a new approach — adding not only a limitless reach with the use of online technology, but also by incorporating a fitness and leadership program designed to teach students important lessons that they can use throughout their life as they grow and development into theRead More
As a parent or guardian, simply trying to help kids do better in school (or engage in their classes or study for tests), can be stressful and a little nerve-wracking. Of course parents want their children to do well in school and help them while also allowing them to learn independently. However, it’s important to provide students with the properly motivational tools to encourage them to want to do well in school on their own. Apex Leadership Co. offers the following tips for parents, teachers and gRead More
Setting Intention for the New Year
As 2020 gets rolling and school gets back in session in early January, it’s time to start getting back into the routine and implementing new goals for the second half of the school year. After a long and much-deserved winter break, there’s no time like the present to set good intentions for the New Year, as well as the remainder of the school year. Apex Leadership Co. offers tips for students, parents, teachers and guardians to set, and help set, goals and intenRead More
Fun and Educational Games to Play Over Winter Break
Winter break is here! It’s finally time for kids to get some much-deserved time off from school, studying, tests, holiday parties and — phew! They’re probably going to be exhausted… for the first few days. After that and celebrating holidays with family and loved ones, there is a lot of time to fill before kids head back to class in January! So why not sneak a little education disguised as fun?
Travel Games — Many families may be hitting the Read More